Best of Austin & San Antonio
*Martin Luther King Weekend*
Friday, January 18 to Monday, January 21
Considered the live music capital of the world, Austin is one of the most unique, creative and art-centric cities in the U.S. With over 250 music venues, art on practically every corner, and a healthy dose of Texas charm, the city is at the top when it comes to weekend destinations to visit. Join us over Martin Luther King weekend as we explore this awesome city through food, culture, music, history, and art.
Airfare (JFK or Newark)
All ground transportation throughout trip
3 night accommodations
"Real Austin" Tour
River boat ride in San Antonio
Brunch, BBQ, & Brewery Tour
Public Bat and Sunset Tour
Black Friday Sale: $1395 Land Only: $1095
Base Price: $1495 Land Only: $1195
$500 deposit to reserve your spot!
*See below for payment due date and procedure*
Our flights will leave Friday early morning, arriving to Austin by late morning/early afternoon.
Upon arrival to Austin, we'll start our Austin exploring with our "Experience the Real Austin" Tour. Our guide will take us to major landmarks, lesser known gems, real neighborhoods, and of course food trucks. Along the way, we’ll chat about art, music, culture, food, history, parks, famous people, and much more. We’ll also discover secret spots, hear funny stories, and decipher local legends.
Before the sun starts to set, we'll board our boat for the bat watching and sunset one hour tour. The Anne W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge is the home of the largest urban bat colony in the world. Austin’s bridge bats are Mexican free-tailed bats. They migrate each spring from central Mexico and return to Mexico in early fall. Our cruise provides the best possible viewing for one of the most incredible wildlife spectacles in the world!
On Saturday at 10am, after a light breakfast, we'll meet our guide for our Brunch, BBQ, and Brewery Bus Tour of Austin! On this tour we’ll experience some of Austin's top breakfast tacos, a high end brunch stop, a top rated BBQ stop & a local brewery. This tour is the perfect for some off the beaten path places. In addition to all the provided food, we will enjoy a plethora of local craft beers or cider/wine for non-beer drinkers and soft drinks/bottled water also included.
This tour will finish at 1:30pm and the remainder of the afternoon is open for you to enjoy at your leisure. Let's work off what we ate! A great optional activity is renting a kayak or canoe and enjoy the Lady Bird Lake! Other options may include:
-Visit gorgeous natural swimming grotto Hamilton Pool
-Swim 70-degree spring-fed heart of the city, Barton Springs
-Do some hipster gazing and coffee drinking
-Umlauf Sculpture Garden
-Bullock Texas State History Museum.
On Sunday morning after breakfast we'll start our 1.15hr drive to San Antonio and spend our day here!
We'll enjoy a short guided tour of the Alamo.
In its 300 years, the Alamo has shaped the city of San Antonio, ignited the battle for Texas independence, and influenced American history. This tour is Guided by Alamo History Interpreters, this 1-hour guided tour explores the heroes and events that have made the story of the Alamo captivating for generations of Texans and visitors. The tour walks along the original footprint of the Spanish mission and ends inside the Alamo Church.
Open afternoon to walk down the river and take the river boat.
In the evening we'll come back to Austin to check out live music venues that feature everything from rock and blues to country and jazz every night of the week, a trip to Austin just isn't complete without a little live music!
On Monday, you choose how you'd like to enjoy this day before departing on our afternoon flight. arriving back by evening.
Payment Due Dates and Procedures
All payments must be made on time to secure your spot. You may pay the balance in full anytime on/before the first due date.
You can pay the balance in either 3 ways:
-Zelle or Venmo payment
-Send check to Circle The World P.O.Box 20484 NY, NY 10011
-Pay online through website (a 3% service fee will be added to total)
Balance due by 11/11